Crisis standards of care is a last-resort blueprint that states use in emergency circumstances to allow hospitals and other health providers to prioritize care for people who are likeliest to live.
COVID-19 patients had taken 10 percent of Penobscot County’s inpatient beds as of last Friday while those who don’t have the virus are using another 79 percent of them.
The city had made steady progress before the COVID-19 pandemic to shrink its list of condemned homes, and that progress continued during the pandemic.
Three people died after a fire in the building on Sunday morning — Andrew Allen, 56; Dylan Smith, 31; and Tim Tuttle, 28 — while two others escaped from the burning property.
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Whatever the truth about where America first broke bread and gave thanks, Thanksgiving remains a placid holiday filled with food, football and parades.
Medical science has shown that the short days and lack of sunlight in northern latitudes can have negative physical and emotional effects on some people.
In a tourism region that also contains Moosehead Lake, AMC now accounts for 5-7 percent of the area’s hospitality jobs.